The Annual West Texas Small Business Summit is an opportunity for small businesses and start-ups to hear form panels of experts and connect with resources to help sustain and grow their business!
2023 TOPIC PANELS
I wish I knew _____
The most appropriate social media and marketing methods that are leveraged most by the local community
Where to find the perfect location for my business
How to not get so attached to my business.
That I would work harder, and longer hours for myself than an employer
How to effectively build a world class brand step by step.
Startup costs, Capital investments and depreciation, tax deductions
Software specific to my business
how to setup up systems that facilitate data-driven decision making
Resources on how to structure my business as an LLC or S-corporation
As much as possible
Market numbers and where the markets spend their money
How to connect with other business owners
Access for funds for growth
Minority and Woman Owned certifications
Writing a Business Plan
support systems for "easy" questions
How to access EDC grants/tax breaks
The steps and length of time it takes to get Medicare and Medicaid established
How hard it was to find employees
Resources in my area
what I was getting into